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Wakefield, Louisiana

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The location of Wakefield

Welcome to Wakefield ...

Wakefield is located in West Feliciana Parish.

The location of Wakefield has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Wakefield is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Wakefield lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Wakefield: (225)

The ZIP code for Wakefield: 70784<3>

Communities near Wakefield ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Wakefield

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Jackson   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Wakefield

Located in East Feliciana Parish

Saint Francisville   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Wakefield

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Wakefield

Located in East Feliciana Parish

Woodville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Wakefield

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

Slaughter   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Wakefield

Located in East Feliciana Parish

Morganza   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Wakefield

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Wilson   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Wakefield

Located in East Feliciana Parish

Norwood   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Wakefield

Located in East Feliciana Parish

Weyanoke   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Wakefield

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Wakefield.

Communities Also Named Wakefield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Wakefield - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Rhode Island, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (5), Washington and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wakefield.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wakefield. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wakefield. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wakefield.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wakefield:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wakefield ...

Looking for more information about Wakefield? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wakefield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wakefield.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Louisiana

About West Feliciana Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wakefield. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wakefield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Wakefield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wakefield or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wakefield) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wakefield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wakefield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wakefield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8893, Longitude: -91.3501     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wakefield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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